Adam Hansen

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Adam is a part time journalist, entrepreneur, investor and father.

Four Must-Read Books for Small Business Owners and Entrepreneurs

Happy Thursday all, Today is going to be a lighter post.  I hope that you enjoyed the last two posts sharing 7 Ways Marketers Are Using Social Media for Business Growth and 5 Important Reasons Small Businesses Need Mobile Optimized Websites  as they were re-shared by the New York Times.  Woot! As many of you […]

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How to Host a Virtual Meeting in 5 Easy Steps

As small business owners, we must learn to embrace new technical trends that can make us more efficient and effective in the way we do business.  Being able to communicate and interact with your employees and team members – no matter where they are geographically is key these days. One awesome tool that I have used […]

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10 Must Have Tools for Home-Based Entrepreneurs

Running a business from home certainly has its perks – the ability to do your work in your own home where you are comfortable, being able to wear what you want and most importantly the opportunity to save money on overhead expenses.   It should come as no surprise to you that according to that […]

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7 Tips for Successfully Starting and Managing a Remote Team

With more and more businesses going online to reach their prospective customers with, there’s really no surprise why the outsourcing industry skyrocketed in the past few years. Part of this industry that’s becoming more and more common is the creation and managing remote teams. This setup is highly beneficial in that it allows small business […]

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Top 5 Benefits of a Home Based Business

Did you know that according to a survey conducted in 2011 in the US a home based business is started every 12 seconds! Isn’t that amazing? Additionally, this same survey indicated that home-based businesses: Bring in revenues of more than 427 billion per year 44% of Home Based Businesses are started for less than $5k […]

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Kansas City Startup Wins 20K in Grant Money for Awesome Business Pitch

Well Happy Tuesday everybody! Today’s blog post is going to be a slightly different one.  On last week, I had the pleasure of attending the Miller Lite Tap the Future event hosted here in Dallas Texas.                                     This […]

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7 Benefits of Using a Virtual Office Phone System

Well hello again!  How has your week been going so far?  I hope it’s been well.  Sooooo……when I started my consulting business in 2009, I was looking for a cost-effective solution phone system solution that would help me present a professional small business image to my clients. Since I was running my business on a […]

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16 Surprising Facts About Small Business in America

Happy Tuesday everyone! So yesterday, I ran across an amazing Infographic created by DocStoc concerning surprising facts about small business in america.  This information definitely blew me away.  I guess for me it’s nice to see that more and more entrepreneurs are taking the plunge and starting businesses of all sorts . According this infographic….. statistically speaking, over 543,000 new […]

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